A nice overview of the problems with shoddy research in genetics testing. It highlights the work of “forensic statistics” of Keith Baggerly and Kevin Coombes.

Gina Kolata. How Bright Promise in Cancer Testing Fell Apart. The New York Times, July 7, 2011. Available at http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/08/health/research/08genes.html.

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